The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Graduate Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Graduate Java Developer
Rank 812 830 788
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Java Developer 136 155 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 128 141 163
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99394 108225 115334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 83478 88313 93538
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Graduate Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Graduate Java Developer in the job title.

Graduate Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Graduate Java Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Graduate Java Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate Java Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 134 £30,000 +13.20% 17
London +53 80 £35,000 +3.70% 4
South East +1 29 £26,500 - 5
West Sussex -7 12 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Horsham +17 11 £22,500 -15.09% 1
Crawley -1 11 £22,500 -15.09%
North West +19 8 £23,500 -12.96% 5
City of London +50 7 £40,000 +18.51%
Kent 0 7 £30,000 +20.00%
Surrey -6 7 £26,500 - 1
South West -15 7 £30,000 +23.71% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £30,000 -
Redhill +1 5 £26,500 -
East of England -2 5 £25,000 +4.16%
Crewe - 5 £23,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £23,500 -
Brighton - 4 £22,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £22,500 -
Essex +1 3 £24,000 -
Bristol -9 3 £30,000 +20.00% 2
West Midlands -23 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Milton Keynes +27 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +23 2 - -
Reading +19 2 £27,500 +17.02%
Berkshire +17 2 £27,500 +19.56% 1
Manchester +1 2 £23,750 -12.03% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £30,000 +20.00%
Worcestershire - 2 £25,000 -
Worcester - 2 £25,000 -
Devon - 2 £30,000 -

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Graduate Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Graduate Java Developer in the job title.

1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 175 (57.38%) Degree
3 152 (49.84%) Computer Science
4 123 (40.33%) Software Engineering
5 103 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (33.44%) SQL
7 91 (29.84%) JavaScript
8 86 (28.20%) Spring
9 84 (27.54%) Python
10 83 (27.21%) C#
11 82 (26.89%) Linux
12 80 (26.23%) J2EE
13 64 (20.98%) Finance
14 62 (20.33%) Hibernate
15 50 (16.39%) HTML
15 50 (16.39%) CSS
15 50 (16.39%) TDD
16 46 (15.08%) JSP
17 44 (14.43%) C++
17 44 (14.43%) Web Development
18 43 (14.10%) OO
19 42 (13.77%) J2SE
19 42 (13.77%) Oracle
19 42 (13.77%) .NET
20 40 (13.11%) OOP
21 39 (12.79%) MVC
22 32 (10.49%) ASP.NET
23 30 (9.84%) Front Office
23 30 (9.84%) Servlets
23 30 (9.84%) BDD

Graduate Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.56%) Apache
2 16 (5.25%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (1.64%) Jetty
5 4 (1.31%) nginx
6 2 (0.66%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.33%) CMS
7 1 (0.33%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.62%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.28%) SaaS
3 8 (2.62%) Bluemix
4 7 (2.30%) Heroku
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.64%) HTTP
1 5 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.98%) SSL
3 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.51%) MySQL
2 17 (5.57%) Oracle Database
3 15 (4.92%) GIS
3 15 (4.92%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.93%) Big Data
5 11 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.98%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.33%) Riak
11 1 (0.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.21%) Subversion
3 20 (6.56%) Eclipse
4 18 (5.90%) JUnit
5 12 (3.93%) Maven
6 10 (3.28%) Ant
7 9 (2.95%) JIRA
8 8 (2.62%) TestNG
9 3 (0.98%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.66%) Mockito
10 2 (0.66%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.33%) Hudson
11 1 (0.33%) jMock
11 1 (0.33%) JSUnit
11 1 (0.33%) NUnit
11 1 (0.33%) Selenium
11 1 (0.33%) Toad
11 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
General
1 64 (20.98%) Finance
2 30 (9.84%) Front Office
3 29 (9.51%) Marketing
4 16 (5.25%) Banking
5 15 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.28%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.62%) Games
7 8 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.64%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.31%) Electronics
10 3 (0.98%) Automotive
10 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.98%) Publishing
10 3 (0.98%) Retail
11 2 (0.66%) Law
12 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (28.20%) Spring
2 80 (26.23%) J2EE
3 62 (20.33%) Hibernate
4 50 (16.39%) CSS
4 50 (16.39%) HTML
5 46 (15.08%) JSP
6 42 (13.77%) .NET
6 42 (13.77%) J2SE
7 32 (10.49%) ASP.NET
8 30 (9.84%) Servlets
9 26 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (7.87%) XML
11 21 (6.89%) jQuery
12 20 (6.56%) Ajax
13 18 (5.90%) Swing
13 18 (5.90%) Web Services
14 14 (4.59%) HTML5
14 14 (4.59%) JPA
15 12 (3.93%) JSON
16 11 (3.61%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 152 (49.84%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.56%) Hedge funds
3 18 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.93%) User Experience
5 11 (3.61%) Equities
6 10 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.95%) Fintech
7 9 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.97%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.97%) Physics
10 5 (1.64%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.31%) Semantic Web
12 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.66%) Artificial Intelligence
13 2 (0.66%) Derivative
13 2 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
13 2 (0.66%) NHS
13 2 (0.66%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 82 (26.89%) Linux
2 26 (8.52%) Unix
3 22 (7.21%) Windows
4 5 (1.64%) Android
5 4 (1.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (40.33%) Software Engineering
2 103 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (16.39%) TDD
4 44 (14.43%) Web Development
5 43 (14.10%) OO
6 40 (13.11%) OOP
7 39 (12.79%) MVC
8 30 (9.84%) BDD
9 28 (9.18%) UML
10 22 (7.21%) Scrum
11 20 (6.56%) OOD
12 18 (5.90%) SDLC
13 13 (4.26%) Open Source
13 13 (4.26%) Unit Testing
14 10 (3.28%) Time Management
15 8 (2.62%) AOP
15 8 (2.62%) CRM
15 8 (2.62%) Customer Engagement
15 8 (2.62%) RUP
16 7 (2.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 305 (100.00%) Java
2 102 (33.44%) SQL
3 91 (29.84%) JavaScript
4 84 (27.54%) Python
5 83 (27.21%) C#
6 44 (14.43%) C++
7 21 (6.89%) Ruby
8 14 (4.59%) PHP
9 13 (4.26%) Scala
10 11 (3.61%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.62%) Apex Code
11 8 (2.62%) AspectJ
12 7 (2.30%) C
13 5 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.64%) Perl
14 3 (0.98%) R
15 2 (0.66%) VB
16 1 (0.33%) F#
16 1 (0.33%) Go
16 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 175 (57.38%) Degree
2 12 (3.93%) PhD
3 2 (0.66%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.66%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.33%) HND
4 1 (0.33%) MCSD
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (13.77%) Oracle
2 13 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.62%) IBM
4 5 (1.64%) Bloomberg
4 5 (1.64%) Reuters
4 5 (1.64%) Sybase
5 3 (0.98%) SAP
6 2 (0.66%) Google
6 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.33%) Nintex
7 1 (0.33%) Perforce
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Pens, Health
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + good benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 17 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 27 days ago